assimilate into

assimilate (oneself/someone/something) into

To blend into; to merge with. Can you please help assimilate our new student into the class? I've assimilated your suggestions into the existing curriculum. Do you think Sam will be able to assimilate himself into the group? He can be pretty standoffish.
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assimilate someone or something into something

to cause someone or something to be absorbed into something. (As when a person or thing joins a group.) We sought to assimilate Arnold into the community. The manager had to assimilate the new policies into the list of current ones. They assimilated themselves into the general population.
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I think Catholics can help them assimilate into the culture with discretion.
It probably would've been easy to abandon his culture and assimilate into his new home.
In these enclaves, they retain many aspects of Mexican culture and assimilate into American society at a slower rate than previous ethnic groups did; Mexican-Americans have been relatively slow to become citizens, and their children continue to underperform academically.
Yancey contends that many individuals, namely Asian Americans and Hispanic Americans, will likely be able to assimilate into the dominant culture and even be counted as white in the years to come, whereas African Americans will continue to experience a degree of alienation unmatched by other racial groups that reinforces their separation.
He argues in his opening chapter that viewing whites as a future minority not only assumes that all minorities share the same social position, it also "discounts the ability" of non-black minority groups to assimilate into the white majority.
It was developed to assimilate into mid to high-end computer systems and connect to the host platform through a single device.
This world, Boyarin continues, existed until the late nineteenth century when Jews began to assimilate into Western society, a culture in which manliness was defined by "physical strength, martial activity and aggressiveness, and contempt for and fear of the female body.
What had originally been thought of as a "trip to the promised land," had been hampered by unemployment, racism and pressure to assimilate into Israeli society.
We should also concentrate on attracting immigrants with education levels and skill sets that allow them to readily assimilate into our economy so as to not impact productivity.
Surrealism or sur-realite ('superior reality') became a powerful means of revealing the unconscious, as practiced in Freudian psychoanalysis, of the colonized, who had suppressed their identification with Africa to assimilate into Frenchness.
One of the most pertinent issues that minority groups face is whether and how much they should assimilate into the majority.
Such forward-looking statements include: Armstrong's statement that the market is ripe for the acquisition of value-add point solutions, product lines and other technologies that will complement our JDA Portfolio and help us reach our $500 million revenue target; Armstrong's statement that we can quickly and profitably acquire and assimilate into our existing infrastructure such businesses and technologies; and Armstrong's statement that, if appropriate, we will use the capital markets to fund such acquisitions.
Wilson recognizes the antithetical influences that define African Americans--the impulse to assimilate into white culture and the impetus to extricate and maintain a distinct black culture.
Since the post World War II period, especially with the relaxation of legal and social restrictions raised against them, Japanese Americans have tended to assimilate into American society, attaining more economic progress than many other minority groups.